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MS Chandra Shum Shere c.198(5)

Sanskrit, Chandra Shum Shere Collection

Contents

Summary of Contents: An incomplete paper manuscript of Gaṅgeśa's Tattvacintāmaṇi. Belonged to Karajī Tryaṃbaka. B, lff. 159-167, is Tattvacintāmaṇi; C, lff. 177-181, is Tattvacintāmaṇidīdhiti. Anumāna.
Gaṅgeśa , Tattvacintāmaṇi
Language(s): Sanskrit.

Physical Description

Form: pothī
Support: Paper.

9.5 × 26 cm.

Extent: 55 ff.

Condition

Incomplete, in good conditions; extant folios 156-158, 168-176, 182-210. Ff. 15-16, (loss of text), 18, (loss of text), 36-43, (loss of text), 45, (loss of text), 90-118.

Layout

9 lines per page.

Hand(s)

Bengali in black ink.

Additions:

Marginalia

  • titleAbbreviated marginal title (ciṃ° a°; ta° ciṃ°; ta° ciṃ° a° etc.).
  • correctionsMarginal corrections.

Binding

Cardboard cover, library binding.

History

Origin: 18th-19th century. Bengal.

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated by Shum Shere, Chandra Mahārāja Chandra Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana in 1909.

Availability

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Bibliography

    Descriptions of the manuscript

    manuscripthttp://zotero.org/users/5493666/items/KU4TYAUH Index Catalogue of MSS. Chandra Shum Shere by T. Gambier Parry. Revised and Completed by E. H. Johnston [unpublished handlist] T.Gambier Parry; E. H.Johnston Oxford

Funding of Cataloguing

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation